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My First Time: Shipping a Classic Car

My First Time: Shipping a Classic Car

My first time was exciting, but a little scary. What if it didn’t go well? I just didn’t want to mess up. I wanted it to be a memorable experience. I mean, I know how to ship things “the normal way,” but how does a shipping auction platform work? Starting at…Read more

Now Bigger is Better: uShip Partners with Ordoro

Now Bigger is Better: uShip Partners with Ordoro

Your online sales rock because you get to share and ship your goods with people everywhere. And you make great money. But then you have to figure out how to ship something oversized to a customer. And frankly, the process stinks. Online sellers facing the daunting task of shipping palletized…Read more

Don’t Sweat the Big Stuff: uShip Partners with ShipStation

Don’t Sweat the Big Stuff: uShip Partners with ShipStation

Selling products online taps into new customers and sets new benchmarks of financial success. But then there’s the shipping part. Online sellers facing the daunting task of shipping palletized goods now have an easier, faster, more affordable way to do it, thanks to a new partnership between online freight marketplace uShip and…Read more

How on Earth Did We Do That?

How on Earth Did We Do That?

Since uShip’s inception, we’ve created a better way to ship. With that comes the opportunity for more earth-friendly solutions. The facts: Logistics and transportation activities contribute approximately 5% of the 50,000 mega-tons of carbon-dioxide emissions generated by all human activity annually. (Source: Supply Chain Decarbonization) When trucking companies can’t arrange…Read more

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

We all have toys we dream of owning – cars, boats, antiques – maybe even a sports car for weekend cruising. On eBay, you can find these one-of-a-kind items. With uShip, you can ship them in a one-of-a-kind way. eBay items have always been a constant source of listings and…Read more

uShip’s eBay Partnership: What It Means for uShip Service Providers

uShip’s eBay Partnership: What It Means for uShip Service Providers

Whether it’s been cars, boats, motorcycles, antiques, heavy equipment, and pianos, even the occasional disco ball, Huey helicopter and Bob’s Big Boy statue, eBay items have always been a constant source of listings and business on uShip. In fact, over 560,000 have organically made their way to our transport marketplace….Read more

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

This month uShip celebrates its 10th anniversary. From the first shipment of a bed and two dressers to the multi-faceted platform that is uShip today, CEO Matt Chasen reflects on successes, his hopes and dreams for uShip, and the future of the platform. It’s February 23, 2004 and VP, Engineering…Read more

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

Now, the top shipping story of the last 10 years on uShip – uShip partners with PETA to rescue animals from the Louisiana BP oil spill! Let’s face it – who doesn’t love a story about animals being rescued? Here’s the high-level details: 27 Cats 2 Dogs 17 Hours in…Read more

Shipping Wars’ Roy Garber Passes Away [uShip Statement]

Shipping Wars’ Roy Garber Passes Away [uShip Statement]

Roy Garber, star of A&E reality show Shipping Wars and long-time transporter on uShip, has died of a heart attack, according to the show’s production company, Megalomedia.   The story ran on Variety’s Web site Saturday night.  Roy was 49. Garber owned and operated Arbie’s Team Transport out of New…Read more

uShip Names Dick Metzler CMO

uShip Names Dick Metzler CMO

A big uShip welcome to Dick Metzler, uShip’s new – and first – Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).  Dick is a 25-year shipping industry marketing veteran who has held leadership positions at some biggest names in freight. He brings to uShip that perfect mix of incredible transportation experience and fundamental brand…Read more